Grayson Perry in conversation (May 2019)

Address:
Royal Academy of Arts, Burlington House, Piccadilly, London
Tel:
0207 300 8090

Dates and ticket price

Dates & Time:
2nd May 2019
7 PM to 8.15 PM
Tickets & Cost:
£15 to £25, from royalacademy.org.uk

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Not only does Turner Prize-winning artist Grayson Perry have a fantastically colourful collection of outfits, he's also an engaging, thought-provoking and funny speaker.

Tonight he'll be talking to the psychotherapist Philippa Perry (who also happens to be his wife) about the relationship between art and psychotherapy, and the common misconceptions that surround both.

The event will end with an audience Q&A session, and Grayson and Philippa Perry will both be signing books in the Burlington Gardens entrance hall.

 

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